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Dixie National Forest

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Address: Cedar City, UT
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A two-million acre national forest replete with natural wonders, "The...

A two-million acre national forest replete with natural wonders, "The Dixie" has deep canyons, fascinating rock formations, mountains, lakes and towering ponderosa pines. Visitors can hike, fish, camp or simply immerse themselves in the natural beauty.

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Enjoyed driving through the Dixie National Forest in early October. The road to Duck Creek was very pretty & the elevation was above the tree line in some spots. Was amazed to see... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
New Hampshire
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New Hampshire
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166 reviews
31 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Enjoyed driving through the Dixie National Forest in early October. The road to Duck Creek was very pretty & the elevation was above the tree line in some spots. Was amazed to see lava beds while traveling through DNF. Just a beautiful drive!

Thank TheOnlyJoAnn
Cedar City, Utah
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Slot canyons, waterfalls, red rock and ancient lava flow, there isn't much Dixie National Forest doesn't offer. Amazing mountain bike trails, fishing for anglers of all ages, and a show of Fall colors that is just breathtaking. I am grateful to call this area home, some of the most beautiful and awe inspiring landscapes I have ever seen.

Thank mel6202016
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574 reviews
277 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 383 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Our travels locked us into dates and we were very disappointed to miss the fall foliage peak on October 17 ... At the higher altitudes, the Aspen are at peak around the last week of September to the first days of October ... Some color at lower altitudes

Thank Chuck2010
Gresham, Oregon, United States
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51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

There were so many places to see and enjoy. The very high country fall color was gone but lots of mid level areas were prime like around Duck Creek. Red canyon was a awesome place to see.

Thank Jerry R
São Paulo
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317 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

it's a lilt piece of jewelry. stop your car at the parking lot, grab water, and go fore a free hiking. nice rock formation, full of corners and views, free, clear trail.

Thank MEdelstein
Los Angeles, California
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3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Dixie National Forest was one of the most beautiful forests I have seen on my travels. If you stay in Cedar City its as easy as getting on hwy 14 and that will lead you right into the forest. I visited during mid September of this year and it rained hard all day long. But despite that it was still... More 

Thank clintmarien
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

As you drive through the area you wonder why it is called Dixie then I can across the explanation and then it was clear that pioneers from the south were here and it made sense. There are some magnificent National Parks in the forest. Wow s must see

Thank Steve J
Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were 'oohing and ahing' at all the viewpoints throughout our drive through this forest. Amongst the gorgeous mountains with their reddish colors, the hillsides were ablaze in yellows from the Aspen trees turning color for fall! First time here and glad we came when we did!

Thank 2fortheroad2016
Brookings, South Dakota
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53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Me, my wife and In-laws had a nice drive through this National Forest. Simply beautiful with the fall colors and wildlife right next to the road.

Thank 19Todd82
Annapolis, Maryland
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194 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

You pass through on your way to/from Bryce and Zion. It is in the middle and has great rock formations to photograph.

Thank Gigglebelly

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